Besa gracilis Yamada 1931: 73, fig. 3
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ahnfeltiopsis gracilis (Yamada) Masuda
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Enoshima, Kanagawa Prefecture, central Japan (Masuda, Zhang & Xia 1994: 170). Holotype: Y. Yamada; October 1923; SAP 9798 (Masuda, Zhang & Xia 1994: 170).
Masuda, M., Zhang, J.F. & Xia, B.M. (1994). Ahnfeltiopsis from the western Pacific: key, description and distribution of the species. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 159-183.
Created: 06 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 October 2005 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2018.